• Application Development Senior Consultant - Remote Based

    Location US-IL-Chicago
    Posting date 2 months ago(2 months ago)
    Job ID
    64224
    Category
    Application Development, Consulting
  • Company description

    At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

    Job summary

    Come work for a company relied upon by most fortune 500 companies in the airline, Telco, healthcare, and commercial banking businesses. The Red Hat Consulting team is looking for an Application Development Senior Consultant for our application development consulting engagements to join us. In this role, you will work with customers to develop enterprise-level production applications focused on Java development, API and integration, process-driven and rules-based, and container native applications using our open source offerings and frameworks. You won't be expected to know everything on day one, but your ability to learn new technology quickly will be essential. As an Application Development Senior Consultant, you will help us build applications that scale to the demands of the modern digital marketplace, which is what so many organizations turn to the experts at Red Hat Consulting team for to help them build their strategic systems. Become an industry-leading consultant in integration, process-driven development, and cloud native development. This is a remote position with potential weekly travel to customer sites which can be located anywhere in the U.S. within close proximity to an airport. Successful applicants must reside in a state where Red Hat is registered to do business.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Be part of a fast-growing, outstanding Consulting team that is supportive of its members, collaborates on solutions, and is receptive to new ideas to facilitate the best use of our offerings and open source technologies
    • Participate in practical enablement sessions to be quickly brought up to speed on delivering mission-critical applications to our customers using container, microservices, integration, and process-driven solutions
    • Design, develop, test, and deploy open source software solutions, including Java development, API and integration, process-driven and rules-based, and container native applications
    • Contribute to application development and application modernization efforts through agile project delivery
    • Use critical thinking skills to tackle tough problems in an innovative way
    • Constantly learn about new technologies and apply these concepts to customer needs
    • Become a trusted adviser to our customers, helping them achieve business success in an ever-changing technology landscape
    • Work closely with product business, product engineering, support, and sales teams to ensure excellent customer experience with Red Hat's offerings
    • Contribute to the development of repeatable methodologies and tools designed to scale Red Hat's services capabilities, promote repeatable customer engagements, and lower delivery risk

    Required skills

    • Bachelor's or master's degree in computer science or a similar field
    • 5+ years of Java development experience
    • Experience with the design, development, testing and deployment of a large, distributed, object-oriented application
    • Experience with agile development environments practicing test-driven development (TDD), pair programming, and open source or code sharing models
    • Demonstrated experience communicating value, progress, and metrics of key projects to required stakeholders and diverse audiences
    • Solid written and verbal communication and presentation skills
    • Exceptional analytical, problem-solving, project management, and planning skills
    • Willingness to travel for 4 days a week for up to 30-40 weeks a year to customer sites throughout North America
    • Experience in a consulting or a similar customer-facing role is a plus


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